Colorado athletes

Gabe Landeskog_Lindsey Akiyama

One-on-one with Colorado Avalanche captain, #92, Gabriel Landeskog

by Courtney Messenbaugh | photos by Farrah Jobling

NHL’s youngest captain says both he and Avalanche team have grown

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Diana Nyad swimming to Cuba

Riding a wave: Aging athletes adopt new ways for staying in the game

by Lisa Marshall

Standing on a Florida beach after her historic 53-hour swim from Cuba, a sunburned and ecstatic Diana Nyad looked into the TVcameras in September and delivered a potent message to her fellow baby boomers: “You are never too old to chase your dreams.”

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The Blind Adventurer

NO LIMITS! Local athletes shatter barriers for people with disabilities

by Lisa Marshall

Imagine a day when a blind man can scale the world’s highest mountain, a paraplegic woman can compete alongside able-bodied triathletes, and below-the-knee amputees can scale towering rock walls and ice falls most wouldn’t dare. No need to imagine. That day has already come, and the Colorado...

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